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by fastty
20th October 2018 - 7:10pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

bit more progress today, front inner wing mounts now done and just want the original inner wing mounts welding to them. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1835193.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1835192.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1835191.jpg also managed to get on w...
by fastty
8th October 2018 - 8:06pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

brake servo now mounted on the under dash support bar. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1831322.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1831323.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1831324.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1831325.jpg next job is to get the bulkhead panel...
by fastty
6th October 2018 - 5:32pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

been waiting for some parts to arrive and now there here i can crack on with the build. first thing to do was mock up the bulkhead so it would give me an idea of where stuff is going to fit. cut out the dash to give me access so i could put in a support bar to mount the brake servo and steering colu...
by fastty
2nd September 2018 - 8:06pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

cheers guys, all the front end panels will bolt on just to make it easier to paint. loads done this week so i will just put a load of pics on . https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1818262.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1818261.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1818260.jpg ...
by fastty
25th August 2018 - 5:27pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

few pics from the last few days, back axle in, tick https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1815323.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1815322.jpg front chassis cross member, tick https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1815328.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1815327.jpg https:/...
by fastty
20th August 2018 - 7:50pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

no i need a left and right hand jig. bit of a long day but i did manage to get the other wishbone jig done so tomorrow i can hopefully get them built. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1813935.jpg . even though its a lot of work building the jigs i need them as i intend to do more projects usi...
by fastty
18th August 2018 - 4:13pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

got one of the rear wishbone jigs done today and laid it out with some cds tubing https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1812964.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1812963.jpg the reason im making my own is the standard ones look horrid and are hard work to narrow as the rear axle needs to...
by fastty
17th August 2018 - 4:32pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

thanks guys, bit more done, got the mk6 fiesta steering rack mounted and it works spot on. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1812703.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1812702.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1812701.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1812700.jpg g...
by fastty
7th July 2018 - 8:20pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

thanks. :D finally got chance to do a bit more this week, got on with making a rover v8 to mazda rx8 gear box adaptor and today i was able to bolt them together. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1798667.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1798665.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/galler...
by fastty
20th May 2018 - 9:46pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

thanks. bit more done. got the engine sat in place to see what room there is. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1781703.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1781702.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1781700.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1781699.jpg looks like its...
by fastty
21st April 2018 - 8:28pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

finally made some decent progress. got all the main frame in place and welded. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1770765.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1770764.jpg also got the front suspension cross member in postion and welded. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1770762.jpg...
by fastty
3rd March 2018 - 5:55pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

finally getting on with the chassis , got most of it mocked up in place. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1752433.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1752432.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1752431.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1752434.jpg and got the new fro...
by fastty
24th February 2018 - 11:03pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

cheers, got the other front wing tacked up today. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1749556.jpg also got the first front wing sanded up and back on the car along with the door. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1749557.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1749558.jpg https://www.t...
by fastty
20th February 2018 - 11:47pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

once i had worked out how i was going to stretch the front wing i just cut it, made a filler panel and tacked it all up. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1747969.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1747972.jpg with the wheels mocked up in place it gives a good idea to how it,s going t...
by fastty
19th February 2018 - 11:05pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

yep all in hand , car will have to go through the BIVA test.
the worst part of the test is the windows, these have to be e43 marked so the standard glass wont pass.
by fastty
19th February 2018 - 8:51pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

cheers guy,s i am finally making a little progress, got the body sat on the chassis jig. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1747486.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1747487.jpg still got to fix it to the jig but i cant do that untill i have stretched the front wings about 6" so i can...
by fastty
2nd February 2018 - 6:10pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

the chassis jig turned up today from the powder coaters, :D https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1740741.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1740740.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1740739.jpg it really looks the part and im that impressed with it im going to have them lasor c...
by fastty
12th January 2018 - 8:50pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

bit done today, got the rear section of the chassis all welded up. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1732750.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1732749.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1732748.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1732747.jpg and the gearbox turned up...
by fastty
9th January 2018 - 11:29pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

finally got to do a bit on the chassis. started with the rear kick ups, got them welded and then set them at ride height with a wheel just to make sure its as i wanted it. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1731804.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1731803.jpg https://www.thesamba.com...
by fastty
6th January 2018 - 10:04pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

before building the fassty i needed a jig to build it on and after many sleepless nights i came up with this. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1730631.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1730630.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1730629.jpg it can be moved around on the cast...
by fastty
4th January 2018 - 10:57pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

few parts landed this week, mainly the xjr supercharger setup that im going to fit to a 3.9 rover v8.
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going to weld up the chassis jig tomorrow so should be able to start building soon.
by fastty
29th December 2017 - 10:02pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

Angelo Amato, yeah its kind of a demo run for the universal chassis i have designed, putting one under the fassty and a mate of mine is also putting one of my chassis under under his ford prefect project. iron out any problems with them and hopefully next year i might be able to sell a few. broady, ...
by fastty
27th December 2017 - 10:44pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

cheers broady-6, :thumbsup: got alot done today, body is now off the chassis. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1726101.jpg wanted to mock the shell up at ride height with the wheels on to get an idea of how its going to look. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1726100.jpg https://www.the...
by fastty
11th December 2017 - 7:43pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

must try harder. :lol:
by fastty
10th December 2017 - 11:01pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: project 72 fastty
Replies: 227
Views: 39669

Re: project 72 fastty

cheers,

how did you do that.